Cabell County Newswire

Cabell County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cabell County, WV.

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  1. Op Ed: West Virginia has Strong Connection to Youth and VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... Museum Theater. We were joined by Delegate Saira Blair from Berkeley County and Delegate Chuck Romine from Cabell County. At the age of 17 in 2014, Delegate Blair was nominated by her party and then ultimately elected to the WV House of Delegates at ...

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  2. Justice's Tourism reorganization bill gets reorganizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    Gov. Jim Justice might be excited that a bill he's backing to reorganize the state Division of Tourism is on the verge of passing through the state Senate. Senator Charles Trump, a Republican from Morgan County, on Thursday proposed an amendment requiring that bonds be issued by Jan. 1, 2018, for improvements to Cacapon and Beech Fork State Park.

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  3. Attorney General Morrisey Partners with Ben Franklin & Carver Career Centers to Battle Drug EpidemicRead the original story

    Thursday | Huntington News

    ... the incinerators to the Parkersburg Police Department in Wood County, the Huntington Police Department in Cabell County, the Boone County Sheriff's Office in Madison and the Star City Police Department in Monongalia County. This project represents ...

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  4. Authorities to extradite man in Florida slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Miami Herald

    ... will be charged as an accessory to murder after the fact. Nichols Jr. and Colyer were apprehended Saturday in Cabell County, West Virginia, when a clerk working at the store recognized them from a news broadcast and alerted authorities,

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  5. Daughter's boyfriend accused of killing Florida womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Fox News

    ... me Tuesday, and Freeman said something that "set him off." Nichols Jr. and Colyer were apprehended Saturday in Cabell County, W.Va., when a clerk working at the store recognized them from a news broadcast and alerted authorities.

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  6. Police accuse daughter's boyfriend of killing missing Florida womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Fox News

    ... Ashland, Ky., where it had been abandoned. Nichols Jr. and Colyer were apprehended Saturday at a truck stop in Cabell County, W.Va., when a clerk working at the store recognized them from a news broadcast and alerted authorities. Nichols Jr. will ...

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  7. Missing Palmetto woman's vehicle found abandoned in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Tyler said the Palmetto Police were assisted by investigators from Ashland, Kentucky, Lawrence County, Ohio, Cabell County, West Virginia, and the Manatee County Homicide Unit. Nichols told investigators him and Colyer then put Freeman in her auto ...

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  8. US communities crumbling under an evolving addiction crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Of the 2,900 babies born last year in Cabell County, West Virginia, 500 had to be weaned off of opioid dependence. In New Hampshire, hospitals have so many overdose patients they have to treat them in operating rooms and neonatal nurseries.

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  9. OVEC Holding Informational MeetingRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Huntington News

    ... justice group based in Huntington holds an informational meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15 at the Main Cabell County Library , 455 9th Street (corner of 5th Ave. and 9th St. in downtown Huntington). Their publication, Renew West Virginia , ...

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  10. Huntington Mayor Tells MSNBC Viewers Addiction is Symptom for Disease of HopelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Huntington News

    Mayor Steve Williams and Jim Johnson, director of the Huntington Mayor's Office of Drug Control Policy, appeared on MSNBC discussing Huntington's response to the opioid epidemic. Reacting to Kate Snow's question about the Cabell County suit against pharmaceutical distributors and their role in the pain pill supply chain, Williams explained that distributors, pharmacies and doctors often failed to "monitor, investigate, detect and report" to ensure "what is being delivered is what is needed."

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  11. More interest in field as bid deadline nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Lincoln Journal

    ... Hamlin. In addition, squads of middle school and high school athletes have traveled for practice sessions to Cabell County, far from an ideal way to prepare for a long season of spring competition. More recently, running lanes have been marked out ...

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  12. West Virginia Counties Sues Drug Manufacturers Over Opioid CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | FindLaw

    Over six years from 2007 to 2012, drug distributors sent almost 40 million doses of opioids to retailers in Cabell County, West Virginia . Cabell County has around 96,000 residents.

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  13. Governor: Republican budget framework 'doesn't make a whole lot of sense to me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | West Virginia Metro

    ... during the past three years." On Wednesday, he's scheduled to take his Save Our State Tour, "S.O.S.," to Cabell County for a 12 p.m. stop at Marshall University's Applied Engineering Complex with Tom Smith, secretary of Department of Transportation, ...

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  14. West Virginia Attorney General Settles with Car DealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Insurance Journal West

    West Virginia's attorney general has reached a court settlement with a Cabell County used car dealer requiring he stand behind warranties, post unaltered buyer's guides and ensure each vehicle sold will pass state safety inspection. It requires owner Shawn Dunfee to pay a $5,000 civil penalty, $2,500 previous penalty and $1,350 restitution to a customer by April 30. The lawsuit against Dunfee and his business, Dunfee's Used Cars alleged the dealership sold vehicles with mechanical defects, altered warranties illegally and failed to display car buyer's guides.

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  15. Senator says his heart is in bills to help sexual assault survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | West Virginia Metro

    ... seems to me the likelihood of them both passing is enhanced by them being examined in concert." Woelfel was a Cabell County prosecutor from 1978 to 1980. Then he was a juvenile court referee for 30 years. In his Huntington law practice, one of his ...

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  16. Cabell, Kanawha counties sue drug distributorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... lawsuit alleges the companies distributed 66 million prescription opioids to the county between 2007 and 2012. Cabell County's lawsuit lists nine defendants and says more than 40 million opioids were sold in the county in the same period. The state ...

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  17. W.Va. county files suit against drug distributors over opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | EMS1.com

    CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. - A West Virginia county filed a federal lawsuit this week against several drug distributors, alleging they turned a blind eye to the opioid epidemic.

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  18. Cabell County Joins Many WV Counties by Filing an Opioid Federal LawsuitRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 9 | Huntington News

    A lawsuit filled in U.S. District Court alleges that 40 million doses ofopioid pain medicine were dispensed in Cabell County between 2007 and 2012, even though the 2010 US Census has the population at 96,319. Drug wholesalers named by Paul Ferrell Jr. are Amerisource Bergen Drug Co., Cardinal Health Inc., McKesson Corp., and H.D. Smith Wholesale Drug Co.

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  19. Cabell, Kanawha counties file separate lawsuits against drug distributorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and Cardinal Health, as well as retail chains like Wal-Mart, CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Kroger. The Cabell County Commission said nine companies sold 40 million doses of pain medication from 2007 to 2012, while the Kanawha County Commission said ...

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  20. AG settles with used car dealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | WOAY

    West Virginia's attorney general has reached a court settlement with a Cabell County used car dealer requiring he stand behind warranties, post unaltered buyer's guides and ensure each vehicle sold will pass state safety inspection. It requires owner Shawn Dunfee to pay a $5,000 civil penalty, $2,500 previous penalty and $1,350 restitution to a customer by April 30. The lawsuit against Dunfee and his business, Dunfee's Used Cars alleged the dealership sold vehicles with mechanical defects, altered warranties illegally and failed to display car buyer's guides.

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